All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1900 item #974715
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $195
German imperial military bronze with profile of Federick the IInd, the last grand duke of Baden-obverse has words FUR VIERDIENST centered in laurel wreath-silk ribbon has soiling, otherwise no condition problems-early 20thc before WWI
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candlesticks : Pre 1900 item #375529
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$975.00
Two Russian solid brass candlesticks-not a pair -both figural-- made by same hand and feature a muzhik as a central figure-ca 1860s-pieces come apart and were cast in pieces and screw together-one 9 inches tall with 3.75 inch diameter-- the other 10 inches tall with 4.75 inch diameter--no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1837 VR item #1173940
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$195.00
Early 9thc French hand painted fiance plate-great color-signed on back VR-10 inches diameter-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1950 item #119932
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$125.00
American fashion ink and watercolor drawing of lady in a feathered hat-image 4 inchs by 12 inches-framed 8 inches by 16 inches-no condition problems-30s-40s
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1900 item #23003 (stock #1166pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$75.00
Print, signed by Coll H Smith del and Lazars SC, 6" X 3" sight size, matted 9" X 12", hand colored. $75.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #131294
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$35.00
German WWI badge issued to those who contributed to the war effort--no ribbon-no condition problems-1.75 inches-iron cross design-ca 1914-interesting piece
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1920 item #65376
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$650.00
Hand-colored lithograph of aviation event signed by Frank Lemon 19 inches by 17 inches created for the Wright Aeronautical Corporation copy right 1925-this piece is titled--LIEUTENANT COMMANDER ALBERT C RENO NEARS THE AZORES IN NAVY PLANE 1919--only 500 made-central image colors strong-foxing on outer edges--other aviation works by Lemon on website
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Sconces : Pre 1910 item #1135012
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
Pair Italian gilt iron mirrored wall sconces festooned with crystals to include crystal beading along arms-ca 1910-wired- four silk shades in good condition come with the pair. There is wear to gilt,-mirror is crazed by age-good size-19 inches high 12.5 inches wide-come out from wall 7.5 inches-directly from wall of prominent estate in Puerto Rico--second pair of sconces identical also available by separate invoice
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1206144
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
19thc English burl walnut lap desk with brass fittings--ca 1860s-desk is attached to mahogany stand that has a stretcher-21 inches high-16 inches wide-9.5 inches deep-tooled leather writing surface shows wear-minor nicks on rich patina-splendid piece-desk was used by past owners
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1950 item #120041
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$135.00
well executed ink and water color fashion drawing-made in the late 1930s or 40s by an American fashion designer-image is 4 inches by 11 inches-framed 10 inches by 14 inches--if your taste is puff sleeves and a halter, take this picture to your seamstress--no condition problems-skillfully drawn
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1920 item #672871
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
My knowledge of naval architecture is limited , but my guess is this ship model is North African or Mediterranean style--it has a hand carved hull-good condition-couple port hole insets missing--made in the 1930s and restored later-sails and rigging are newer than hull--26 inches high with woven basket crows nest-20 inches wide-has elaborate rudder system and a strange device on prow mast--unusual design
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #1097024
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Rare pair 18thc Persian Qjar vases-long neck-probably for libation during Shiite ceremonies-each has different birds and design but with same color matrix-15.5 inches high and 6 inch diameter-condition is good with irregularities in kiln glazing-brought to Puerto Rico by ayatolla-in one family for years
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #25556 (stock #1829pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$650.00
Ca 1860. Pair of framed enameled panels. 3 panels 4" x 1" and 4 panels 2.75" x 1". Probably part of the decoration on a clock, or furniture. Superb quality, excellent condition. Nicely framed, great for formal interior. Framed size 5.25" x 4.5" and 4" x 5.5" Pair
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1360264
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $255
Ceramic, Portuguese or French Palissy vessel. Two branches with four olives. 1860 to 1887 H/5 W4,1/4 D/3 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #22453 (stock #10340)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$275.00
Bronze Roundel. Mark Antonio. 8.75 inch dia.---Italian-1880s--probably grand tour piece--very nice neo-classic piece-put on a stand or mount it--According to Shakesphere-Jules Ceasar said as he succumbed to stab wounds by his assassins--Mark Antoneys blow was the unkindest cut of all--good quality casting-sharp profile
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1128340
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$625.00
Unusual Rose Medallion Chinese Porcelain diamond shaped porcelain relish plate-court figures as central motif- richly decorated border with designs and drawings over gilt field-10 inches long-8 inches wide-2 inches high-rare piece-no condition problems or repairs-ca 1860 or earlier-piece has weight
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #651436
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4200.00
Rare carved 18th century Pakistani bulk storage bin or chest-opens from top-it is big-used for rice or grain-two legs have termite damage, but will be repaired prior to sale-tongue and groove construction-50 inches long by 29.5 deep and 46 inches high, plus 7.5 inches for finials-dramatic-superb geometric carving-great patina--can be used as plinth-sturdy and strong
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1800 item #1320514
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,400
large carved wood Latin American santo of Animas, a soul burning in Purgatory-glass eyes-surface losses- fingers damaged on one hand --depicts monk suffering for his sins in purgatory--dramatic sculpture-usually found only in small santos-rare rare rare-31 inches tall-17 inches wide 12 inches deep